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Pacific Health Governance Workshop: Knowledge translation for SDG implementation

Organiser(s): University of Queenland Topics Health
2018-02-15 17:00:00 2018-02-16 17:00:00 Australia/Brisbane Pacific Health Governance Workshop: Knowledge translation for SDG implementation This inaugural conference will facilitate a meeting of scholars and practitioners from Australia and the Pacific region to engage with themes related to health governance and development. Univeristy of Queensland St Lucia Campus Brisbane University of Queenland Calendar Register

Hosted by the University of Queensland’s School of Public Health, in collaboration with UQ International Development, Abt Associates, TNC Pacific Consulting and the Centre for Policy Futures, the conference aims to facilitate a meeting of scholars and practitioners from Australia and the Pacific region who work on issues related to health governance and development.

The workshop will explore the health and development of the region within the context of the unfolding UN Sustainable Development agenda. The event is designed to map research needs for the region in terms of four major themes, with the objective to facilitate the construction of research agendas for policy by means of co-creation activities. The workshop will be the first in a series of events designed to broker networks and partnerships for research and innovation for health in the region.

Theme 1: Health and security and the region
Theme 2: Health systems and universal health
Theme 3: Climate change and WASH
Theme 4: Non-Communicable Disease

For more information, download the workshop flyer.

You can register for the event via Eventbrite – student discounts are available.

Photo credit: Tess Newton Cain